Darbar Move: J&K offices to reopen in Jammu on Monday

The Jammu and Kashmir government is all set to start functioning from here on Monday for the next six months after shifting from summer capital Srinagar as part of the pre-independence biannual 'Darbar Move' practice.

J&K govt cracks the whip on private tuitions by govt teachers

J&K government on Tuesday ordered a "blanket ban" on private tuitions by government school teachers.

14 killed in road mishap in Udhampur, govt announces ex-gratia

At least 14 persons were killed and 17 others injured when a speeding overcrowded mini bus skidded off the road in the Ramnagar area of Udhampur district.

Cow slaughter row: Rumour mongers will be booked under PSA, says DC

The Jammu and Kashmir government on Saturday 'warned' to book those involved in spreading rumours under Public Safety Act (PSA), following recovery of carcass of a cow and attack on a Kashmir-bound truck in Udhampur.

J&K govt welcomes SC decision to suspend HC order on beef ban

Jammu and Kashmir government on Monday welcomed the Supreme Court decision to suspend the order of state High Court on beef ban for two months.

People flay snapping of internet services in Jammu

Residents and the business community in Jammu on Friday flayed the state government's move to snap internet connection in the region, along with the Kashmir Valley, saying that it had affected them badly.

J&K govt orders inquiry into implementation of National Saffron Mission

 Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday ordered an inquiry to look into the implementation of Rs 400 crore National Saffron Mission (NSM) on the ground level in the four districts of the state.

J&K people to get ration as per 2011 census 'now'

Starting September 1, Jammu and Kashmir government would give ration as per the 2011 census in the state while presently people get the same according to the 2001 census.

No temporary additions to IAS, IPS and IFS cadres: J&K govt

J&K government on Wednesday decided to do away with temporary additional posts to the IAS, IPS and IFS cadres at all levels.

Rs 9,000 crore liabilities of Omar govt create problems: J&K govt

The Jammu and Kashmir government led by Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Tuesday said that Rs 9,000 crore liabilities of the previous Omar Abdullah regime have created difficulties for the present dispensation to take forward developmental programmes in the state.

J&K govt orders probe into death of youth in protest rally

Jammu and Kashmir government on Tuesday ordered a probe into the death of a youth who was killed allegedly in firing by the security forces during a protest demonstration in Pulwama district of South Kashmir.

J&K govt fully endorses AIIMS demand for Jammu region: PDP leader Naeem Akhtar

Amid the growing clamour for setting up of AIIMS here, senior PDP leader Naeem Akhtar on Sunday ensured the protesters that the PDP-BJP government in the state fully endorse their demands.

No feel of J&K govt on ground in 100-day of rule: CPI(M)

Jammu and Kashmir unit of CPI(M) on Tuesday termed the BJP-PDP government as government of controversies and U-turns, saying there was no feel of governance on the ground during its 100 days of rule in the state.

PDP wants AFSPA revocation, says situation in J&K has improved

Ruling PDP on Monday pitched for revocation of the controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in Jammu and Kashmir, saying there is "tangible improvement" in the security situation and people need to feel the change on the ground.

BJP-PDP govt can fall anytime: BSP

Asserting that BJP-PDP government is on collision course due to clash of ideologies, BSP on Monday said it can fall anytime and asked the party workers to be prepared for the elections.

J&K govt will take action against waving of Pak flags: Jitendra Singh

Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Saturday condemned the waving of Pakistani flags at Hardline Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani's rally and said he was confident that the Mufti Mohammad Sayeed government would rise to the occasion and take steps to ensure such incidents do not recur.

Overhaul governance to make it transparent: Mufti to DCs, SPs

Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Wednesday urged the civil and police administration in Jammu and Kashmir to overhaul the governance system to make it transparent and people-friendly and stressed on the importance of greater synergy between them.

J&K govt committed to provide better amenities to people: Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura

The Jammu and Kashmir Government on Sunday said that it was committed to provide better amenities to the people of the state in order to increase their living standards.

Mufti can resolve Kashmir issue if he gets a free hand: Sharad Yadav

If given a "free hand" to run his government, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed will succeed in resolving the long pending Kashmir issue, Janata Dal(U) President Sharad Yadav on Sunday said.

Uncertainty over Kashmir issue needs to be addressed: Mufti

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Wednesday said Kashmir is a political issue and "uncertainty" over it needs to addressed by taking along all the stake holders.